LGC BULLSEYE CLUB MATCH #23 IS OPEN

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Re: LGC BULLSEYE CLUB MATCH #23 IS OPEN

#26 Post by Clint47 » Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:15 am

cooper wrote: Tue Jan 05, 2021 10:51 pm The 10-shot rapid fire and 10-shot timed can both be shot as two 5-round strings for those with capacity under 10 rounds.
Got it. Thanks!

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#27 Post by Clint47 » Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:40 am

cooper wrote: Tue Jan 05, 2021 10:48 pm
Clint47 wrote: Tue Jan 05, 2021 4:37 pm
cooper wrote: Tue Jan 05, 2021 1:03 pm
cooper wrote: Tue Jan 05, 2021 1:01 pm Thanks for the advice--I'd like to get this out as wide as possible. One problem I have. What's Discord?
Ah, I just googled it. Is there a LGC place there or something? I'm not super up on things like this.
To hit everyone, you'd want to post to discord but also the Facebook Membership lounge group. I'm happy to post it to discord for you, or FB, or both. Or walk you through how to get on the discord server. Just let me know.
Thanks Clint. Yes, please post this to Discord and FB. I have no interaction with either of those.
I just sent you and Bucolic a PM. Have a read and I'll get this going.

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#28 Post by Merle » Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:13 pm

cooper wrote: Tue Jan 05, 2021 10:51 pm The 10-shot rapid fire and 10-shot timed can both be shot as two 5-round strings for those with capacity under 10 rounds.
That's how I remembered it... :drunklep:
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#29 Post by Merle » Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:14 pm

:yahoo: Thanks! I just found more 22LR ammo, so I'm back in the game...
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#30 Post by salvaje » Mon Jan 11, 2021 9:08 pm

Maybe a dumb question. I may have missed something. Is this for 22LR cal only or can we use other calibers like 9mm?

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#31 Post by keenanmj85 » Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:02 pm

salvaje wrote: Mon Jan 11, 2021 9:08 pm Maybe a dumb question. I may have missed something. Is this for 22LR cal only or can we use other calibers like 9mm?
One contest for rimfire (22lr) and another for centerfire (9mm). I plan, or at least hope, to find the time to do both

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#32 Post by salvaje » Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:15 pm

Thanks for the clarification!

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#33 Post by Merle » Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:56 pm

Since I got lucky and found a small source of ammo, I intend to shoot several different CF matches, before sending in my results

Yep, I'm a range hog!!! :beer2:
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#34 Post by cooper » Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:35 am

Looks like a lot of interest this time around. Fantastic! Many thanks to Clint47 for spreading the word on facebook and Discord.

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#35 Post by cooper » Mon Feb 01, 2021 7:19 pm

Bump.

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#36 Post by wings » Tue Feb 02, 2021 11:29 pm

I was planning to get out in early January. Then insurrection. Now that things are calmer, scheduling and weather are non-cooperative. Still haven't forgotten.

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#37 Post by Buck13 » Thu Feb 04, 2021 12:23 pm

Tentatively planning to go to range in the next three days, if there's a break in the rain.

Might be testing only, though. I have two "new" .22s to sight in: the freshly acquired taper-barrel MkII, and the 5-1/2" MkII that I just put a Holosun on. I had a low-power scope on a High Standard and didn't seem to shoot any better than with irons, so not sure the red dot will actually help me. Also, that gun has the stiffest trigger of my three MkIIs, so maybe the red-dot will migrate to one of the longer barreled guns eventually, or force me to finally take the plunge on Volquartsen parts.
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#38 Post by Buck13 » Sat Feb 06, 2021 4:03 pm

Ugh. Shot the rimfire match with my "new" Mark II yesterday after a quick sight adjustment. Gun was working great when my wrists were rested on the bench, and my groups weren't bad (for me) when just plinking, but after I started keeping score, I couldn't resist trying to "grab 10s" and my groups went straight to hell!

:laugh: Classic!
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#39 Post by Merle » Sat Feb 06, 2021 4:27 pm

yep, we've all been there... :roll:
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#40 Post by Buck13 » Sun Feb 07, 2021 10:57 pm

Merle wrote: Sat Feb 06, 2021 4:27 pm yep, we've all been there... :roll:
Need to do way more dry firing but also practice live fire while actually keeping score against myself. Cannot help that I’d had only one previous range day in something like 19 months!
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Re: LGC BULLSEYE CLUB MATCH #23 IS OPEN

#41 Post by Clint47 » Tue Feb 16, 2021 10:12 pm

You guys printing these targets off on your home printer? 8.5x11 paper?

The PDF says:

"Measure the diameters of the 4-ring on the B3 style target and the 6-ring on the B2style target. They should measure approximately 7.3 and 8.3 inches, respectively."

But the 6 ring at nearly 8.5 inches seems like it would never fit on a normal 8.5x11 sheet of paper.

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#42 Post by Bucolic » Wed Feb 17, 2021 7:04 am

Yeah, the edges are clipped a bit on most printers. If this is unacceptable to you, you can use NRA targets.


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#43 Post by Clint47 » Wed Feb 17, 2021 7:49 am

Bucolic wrote: Wed Feb 17, 2021 7:04 am Yeah, the edges are clipped a bit on most printers. If this is unacceptable to you, you can use NRA targets.
Ok no problem. I just didn’t want to be disqualified for submitting scores if the edges are missing.

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Re: LGC BULLSEYE CLUB MATCH #23 IS OPEN

#44 Post by wings » Sat Feb 20, 2021 1:51 pm

Got out to shoot today. Had some FTL issues in .22LR, so I tried my hand at centerfire.

Once again, the match is anyone else's to win!

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